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Ladies Town Bike - Does anyone make anything like this

Discussion in 'Beginners' started by zimzum42, 30 Aug 2007.

  1. zimzum42

    zimzum42 Legendary Member

    I need to source a bike for a friend.

    It needs to be a ladies frame, 27" wheels, single sprocket on 3-speed hub, or shimano Nexus.

    Basically, I want a classic ladies town bike, but she doesn't want to spend hundreds. Maybe between 100 and 150......
     
  2. domtyler

    domtyler Über Member

    Yes, there are loads like this on eBay.
     
  3. zimzum42

    zimzum42 Legendary Member

    Thanks!

    Spotted some good looking ones on Ebay, have sent her some links.....

    This kind of bike should be in every shop, it's ideal for most lady cyclists.

    But if you look at the halfords and argos ranges, and face it, that's where most people get their bikes, they have nothing like it

    all halfords lady models have 15 gears, v brakes, etc etc, difficult to maintain.......................
     
  4. peejay78

    peejay78 Well-Known Member

    i seem to remember a certain french hypermarket in surrey quays had ladies style quasi-sit-up-and-begs for about a hundred english pounds.

    and a basket!
     
  5. zimzum42

    zimzum42 Legendary Member

    i sent her that link too!


    Seems choice is limited for this........
     
  6. walker

    walker New Member

    Location:
    Bromley, Kent
    Zimzum, I've got one sitting in my garage you can have for £20? Its an Appollo Frame and needs a little clean but its your's if your intrested
     
  7. zimzum42

    zimzum42 Legendary Member

    walker, you have mail, thanks
     
  8. walker

    walker New Member

    Location:
    Bromley, Kent
    Hi Zim,

    Did'nt see anything
     
  9. zimzum42

    zimzum42 Legendary Member

    how about now?
     
  10. Charlotte_C+ :-)

    Charlotte_C+ :-) New Member

    Location:
    Devon
  11. mr_hippo

    mr_hippo Living Legend & Old Fart

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    Seen at my local Tesco - single speed with 26" wheels and a basket but only £12.96 at today's exchange rates.
     
  12. Bigtallfatbloke

    Bigtallfatbloke New Member